The goal is 12,000 species. The ’Photo Ark’ navigator and animal photographer is Joel Sartore. The mission is to document every captive animal species in the world using studio lighting and black-and-white backgrounds. So far, he’s traveled to 40 countries and has accomplished more than half of his target.
Halloween is coming closer and it is time to start thinking about how you are going to decorate your old haunted bungalow, condo, trailer, or, what the heck, even a house. Forget about black cats and spiders. Go totally new and weird with a Zombie Goose!
Last Monday police officer James Givens was sitting in his patrol car in a parking lot when someone knocked on the door. He looked out to see a goose pecking at the door to get his attention. His first thought was that it wanted something to eat so he tossed it some food. The goose ignored the snack, pecked at the door again, and then waddled a little way away and looked back at Givens. He decided to get out and follow to see what was up.
Modern technology has once again come to the rescue of an animal in need. A white Pekin duck by the name of Buttercup is the lucky recipient of a new webbed foot courtesy
of Mike Garey, owner of Feathered Angels Waterfowl Sanctuary located in
The pilgrims had to seriously rely on wildlife to survive back in the day. It just wasn't possible to bring a whole host of livestock with them when they came to the New World. In fact, the only animals that came along on the journey for certain were a couple of dogs -- an English mastiff and an English spaniel. So meat had to come in the form of game, and some of what they ate may surprise you.